The best action packed holidays
If lazing on a beach isn’t your cup of tea, why not try an action-packed holiday? Let your adventurous side run free by taking a break with a difference; there is a huge choice of adventure holidays available, from Click safari holidays to jungle treks.
A safari is an incredible opportunity to sample the best Mother Nature has to offer; not only can you witness some of the most breathtaking views in the world, but you will also have the chance to see some of the world’s most iconic species in their natural environments. Safari holidays are available to suit all budgets and if you’re worried about camping out in the wild, there are more luxurious safari packages available.
Safari holidays are also an excellent springboard for discovering Africa. This magical continent offers the traveller everything from sweeping coastlines and stunning waterfalls, to rugged mountains and vast plains. Africa is not just a destination for those who want to spot wildlife, it offers so much more and could be the perfect location for activity holidays. During your stay in Africa, you can take part in a whole host of adrenalin pumping activities including trekking, mountaineering, rock climbing and river rafting.
To the north of sub-Saharan Africa lies Morocco, the jewel in the crown of North Africa. Morocco has become a popular destination for tourists in recent years, with many visitors choosing Marrakech as the perfect location for a short break. Marrakech is bustling and vibrant and many tourists fall in love with this glamorous, seductive city; however, Morocco has lots more to offer and if you are looking for an exciting break away, and it’s well worth getting off the beaten track and exploring the country's hidden charms.
A desert trek and overnight stay in a Bedouin camp is a must for all adventure lovers; the long, awkward journey aboard a camel will all be worth it when you step out of your tent and catch a glimpse of the sun rising majestically over the Sahara desert. For those who still have plenty of energy, a trek up to the dizzy heights of the Atlas Mountains will provide a truly unforgettable experience.
If trekking is your thing and you are eager to discover new cultures and be at one with nature, Nepal could be the ideal holiday destination. Nestled on the spine of the infamous Himalaya mountain range, Nepal is a mysterious, magical kingdom, which offers everything an adventurer could possibly wish for. Nepal is an ideal destination for cycling and walking holidays and most activities revolve around its mountainous geography; take the Everest trail, set your heart racing with a bike ride along the winding mountain passes and sample Nepalese culture by spending time in the remote mountain villages.
A polar adventure is the ultimate action packed holiday; as soon as you climb aboard the boat, you will be awestruck by the scenery and landscapes around you. Seemingly endless, crisp ice sheets, enormous icebergs and crystal clear skies await, and you may be fortunate enough to spot the Arctic’s famous species of wildlife in their natural habitat; look out for polar bears, seals, whales, Arctic foxes, moose and a myriad of sea birds. If it’s penguins you are looking for, opt for a cruise to the Antarctic.
Who said holidays were about relaxation? With so many incredible adventure holidays on offer, it’s almost impossible to resist the urge to do something more exciting than a beach break, but which amazing destination will you choose? A whole world of adventure awaits.